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elshiva Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-21-05 10:05 PM
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16. ??? I guess this is about videogames, but beating a hooker
to death is murder and not funny. Don't think I ever heard of this game, used to play Final Fanasty or Street Fighter back in the day, so what do I know? :shrug:
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  -Is beating a hooker to death to get money back supremely mysogynistic? JanMichael  Jul-21-05 08:02 PM   #0 
  - When I play RPGs I tend to be chaotic good. (I can't say lawful good  GreenPartyVoter   Jul-21-05 08:03 PM   #1 
  - In World of Warcraft we call people like you "CareBears".  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-21-05 08:05 PM   #4 
  - :^P I don't Play WarCraft.. Just NeverWinter Nights, Dungeon Siege and  GreenPartyVoter   Jul-21-05 08:07 PM   #8 
  - Ever play Age of Kings?  Jara sang   Jul-21-05 08:16 PM   #9 
     - I was always a Starcraft/Broodwar guy, still play that sometimes. My wife  Mayberry Machiavelli   Jul-21-05 08:35 PM   #10 
  - Wait, I can think of a time when my evil side comes to light  GreenPartyVoter   Jul-21-05 08:06 PM   #7 
  - nah, that's just being a cheap bastard  Briarius   Jul-21-05 08:04 PM   #2 
  - It's bad strategy  Hardhead   Jul-21-05 08:05 PM   #3 
  - Now that's the truth.  distantearlywarning   Jul-21-05 08:38 PM   #12 
  - No. I just like the hooker.  HypnoToad   Jul-21-05 08:06 PM   #5 
  - Sex is much worse than murdering a hooker.  philosophie_en_rose   Jul-21-05 08:06 PM   #6 
  - Its just business...  Chicago Democrat   Jul-21-05 08:38 PM   #11 
  - Ask the potential victim. I'll bet she'd rather you use the videogame. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jul-21-05 08:55 PM   #13 
  - Holy shit. You think the millions of geeks that play those games really...  JanMichael   Jul-21-05 10:00 PM   #14 
  - Some would call it thrifty.  JVS   Jul-21-05 10:02 PM   #15 
  - LOL!!!  Hardhead   Jul-21-05 10:12 PM   #23 
  - ??? I guess this is about videogames, but beating a hooker  elshiva   Jul-21-05 10:05 PM   #16 
  - Did you ever beat a hooker *at* Final Fantasy or Street Fighter?  CanuckAmok   Jul-21-05 10:07 PM   #17 
  - No. Was that Chinese Girl in Street Fighter a hooker??  elshiva   Jul-21-05 10:17 PM   #26 
     - Hey, avenging one's father costs money.  CanuckAmok   Jul-21-05 10:18 PM   #27 
        - Yes, but there was no evidence to say that she was a hooker.  elshiva   Jul-21-05 10:20 PM   #28 
  - I didn't intend to be funny.  JanMichael   Jul-21-05 10:08 PM   #18 
  - Grand Theft Auto  primate1   Jul-21-05 10:12 PM   #22 
  - Enjoying a game where it's acted out is superior because nobody is killed  swag   Jul-21-05 10:09 PM   #19 
  - So these people would do it in real life if not for the games?  JanMichael   Jul-21-05 10:11 PM   #20 
  - No, nobody said that.  swag   Jul-21-05 10:14 PM   #25 
  - But the problem (for me) is that a desire to "act out"  Redstone   Jul-21-05 10:29 PM   #30 
     - 10-4 on a desensitization problem with violent video games,  swag   Jul-21-05 11:12 PM   #35 
        - I didn't say that.  Redstone   Jul-21-05 11:31 PM   #36 
  - I agree. Though you're going to get a lot of arguments  Redstone   Jul-21-05 10:12 PM   #21 
  - You've only succeeded in demonstrating a shallow understanding  democracyindanger   Jul-21-05 10:13 PM   #24 
  - or perhaps instead  salin   Jul-21-05 10:21 PM   #29 
     - Sure  democracyindanger   Jul-21-05 10:34 PM   #31 
        - or perhaps  salin   Jul-21-05 10:41 PM   #32 
           - I can see that  democracyindanger   Jul-21-05 10:47 PM   #34 
  - Convincing gamers otherwise is like talking to Prozac  nothingshocksmeanymore   Jul-21-05 10:44 PM   #33 
  - Jesus, what kind of game is that?  HEyHEY   Jul-21-05 11:32 PM   #37 
  - You can beat money out of anyone in that game  DS1   Jul-21-05 11:35 PM   #38 
  - What, like charades?  RandomKoolzip   Jul-21-05 11:35 PM   #39 
 

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